You are currently browsing the tag archive for the ‘database’ tag.

General Assembly resolution 61/143 called for the Secretary-General to establish a database “on the extent, nature and consequences of all forms of violence against women, and on the impact and effectiveness of policies and programmes for, including best practices in, combating such violence.” In connection with International Women’s Day, 8 March 2009, the database has been launched. The information received from governments in response to a questionnaire forms the core of the database. Learn more about the UN’s work on this topic from the Issues on the Agenda page on Women.

Twitter Timeline

Pinterest

Follow Me on Pinterest

RSS UN Gender Equality Newsfeed

  • Through UN-backed project, Ethiopian marmalade will soon hit shelves at 'Eataly'
    Thanks to a partnership between the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Eataly to support family farmers around the globe, a cooperative of women in Ethiopia are now ready to ship their 4,000 jars of jam to Rome, where they will soon reach the shelves.
    ILO
  • ILO to issue an update on progress made on gender equality in the world of work and a working paper on the motherhood pay gap
    GENEVA – On the occasion of International Women's Day (8 March), the International Labour Organization (ILO) will publish a briefing note providing an assessment of progress made on achieving gender equality in the world of work since the adoption of the Beijing Platform for Action in 1995. In addition, the ILO will release a working paper on the " […]
    ILO

Disclaimer:

The views expressed in this blogroll are those of individual bloggers and do not necessarily represent the views of Ecumenical Women.
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 67 other followers